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Unusual Objects … Objects of Curiosity

Late 19C Japanese Nippon Style 2 Handled Small Vase

Late 19C Japanese Nippon Style 2 Handled Small Vase. PRESENTING a LOVELY Late 19th Century Japanese imported Nippon Style hand-painted 2 Handled Vase in CLASSIC Victorian style. From circa 1890 this vase is in the classic Victorian style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses. Of small proportions. Made of pottery. No makers mark. It is numbered ‘2776’.…

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Late 19C Japanese Nippon Style 2 Handled Vase

Late 19C Japanese Nippon Style 2 Handled Vase. PRESENTING a LOVELY Late 19th Century Japanese imported Nippon Style hand-painted 2 Handled Vase in CLASSIC Victorian style. From circa 1890 this vase is in the classic Victorian style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses and a ‘bisque’ finish. Made of pottery. Marked “Made in Japan” but I cannot…

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Late 19C Handpainted Pottery Vase with Roses

Late 19C Handpainted Pottery Vase with Roses. PRESENTING a LOVELY Late 19th Century imported hand-painted vase in CLASSIC Victorian style. From circa 1890 this vase is in the classic Victorian style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses and a ‘swirl’ decoration around it’s mid section. Made of pottery, with CLASSIC Victorian shape and design. Unmarked. Moriage is…

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Early 20C Porcelain Handpainted Teapot

Early 20C Porcelain Handpainted Teapot. PRESENTING a LOVELY Early 20th Century imported hand-painted Teapot in CLASSIC Victorian style. From circa 1900 this teapot is in the classic Victorian style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses and gilted edges. Made of porcelain, with CLASSIC Victorian shaped handle. Unmarked. Moriage is a special type of raised decoration used on…

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Mid 20C Japanese Norleans Handpainted Victorian Style Pitcher

Mid 20C Japanese Norleans Handpainted Victorian Style Pitcher. PRESENTING a LOVELY mid-20th Century Japanese imported Norleans hand-painted Jug/Pitcher in CLASSIC Victorian style. From circa 1950 this jug is in the classic Victorian style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses and gilted edges. Made of porcelain, with CLASSIC Victorian shaped handle. It still retains it’s original label. Moriage…

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Large Moriage Art Nouveau Style Jug

Large Moriage Art Nouveau Style Jug. PRESENTING a LOVELY early 20th Century Japanese imported Moriage Style hand-painted Jug in CLASSIC Art Nouveau style. From circa 1900 this jug is in the classic Art Nouveau style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses and gilted edges. Made of porcelain, with CLASSIC Moriage ‘dotting’ to the rim and spout of…

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Early 20C Nippon Handpainted Porcelain Jug

Early 20C Nippon Handpainted Porcelain Jug. PRESENTING a LOVELY early 20th Century Japanese imported Nippon hand-painted Jug in CLASSIC Art Nouveau style. From circa 1900 this jug is in the classic Art Nouveau style with gorgeous hand-painted flowers/roses and gilted edges. Made of porcelain. Early 20C Nippon Handpainted Porcelain Jug Provenance: From a Private Collection…

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Persian Desk Companion

Persian Desk Companion. Lovely little hand-painted Persian Desk Companion with hand-painted bone plaque in Persian Khatam mosaic frame……Polo scene.,..2006. Two brass holders for pens. Holders for cards/stationary. VERY DECORATIVE PIECE! “Khātam (Persian: خاتم‎‎) is a Persian version of marquetry, art forms made by decorating the surface of wooden articles with delicate pieces of wood, bone…

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Land League Agitation Sketches in Dublin

Land League Agitation Sketches in Dublin. Presenting a part of the Murphy-Proud Collection of RARE 19th Century Illustrations from the original newspapers of the Illustrated London News (ILN). This LARGE framed and matted original print depicts the famous Land League Agitation Sketches in Dublin. This scene evokes POWERFUL memories of the fight for Irish Independence from…

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Early 20C George Washington Portrait Bicentennial Litho

Early 20C George Washington Portrait Bicentennial Litho. PRESENTING A HIGHLY DESIRABLE piece of America History and American Art. This is a large colored lithograph of George Washington, made in 1931 for the Bicentennial Commemoration of Washington’s Birth in 1732. The Bicentennial was held in 1932. After the ‘famed’ unfinished portrait by Gilbert Charles Stuart. This…

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